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Scopus: Home

What is Scopus?

Scopus offers broad coverage of scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences literature, including:

  • Historical materials published by the American Chemical Society, Institute of Physics, American Physical Soc., & American Institute of Physics
  • Nature (back to 1869) and Science (back to 1880)
  • 100% Medline title coverage

Use Scopus to find how many citations an article or author has received.

Quickly review the main journals and authors in your area of interest.


How do I access Scopus?

  • Go To Scopus
    Bethel user name and password needed for off-campus access
  • Via the Library's Web Page:
    • From the Bethel University Libraries home page
    • Scroll down to Research Databases
    • Under searching for Research Databases by name, click on the S
    • Scroll down to Scopus and click on the word
    • OR
    • Under searching for Research Databases by subject
    • Next to Best Bets, you can choose Biology, Chemistry, Human Kinetics & Applied health Science, Nusring, or Physics & Math to find a link for Scopus.
    • Click on Scopus
    • Enter your search terms in the search box
    • Click Search

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